Entrepreneurs Affair

Logvue Home and Gardens New Orleans

Love Affair with Plants I spent three decades in an entrepreneur affair with the green industry. Over those thirty years, I fell in love with plants and I fell out of love with the green industry. It sounds funny when I type it, the industry where I started my career became the industry I disliked […]

The Hype Is Real, Brett’s BBQ

Brett's Bar-B-Que Rockdale, Texas

On a summer afternoon, 232 days ago, I ended up in Rockdale, Texas in search of a site for a project our team was developing. I notice a sign along the road that read, ” BBQ” and a blue trailer with seating. I continued traveling to Rockdale every Tuesday on the 5am flight and returning […]

3 Bald Guys Walk Into a Bar

What a night or evening or late afternoon. All I can say is that I have not laugh so hard in like a minute. Our workday was basically the same, it was a rinse and repeat kinda day. Trucks in, Turks out and so on. Nothing exciting until we went to grab something to eat. […]

The 1st Time in 26 Years

Today is an unusual day for me. It’s the first time in 26 years that I have not been with my wife and sons on Christmas. Over the years I have never missed a holiday at home and I am 100% responsible. At the age of 50, I decided to take at the biggest risk […]

Meet Marshmallow & S’more

Chad Everett Harris and his donkeys

What happens when four guys from the city move to the county, they end up with Donkeys. Two months ago I left for Texas to work on a project in Rockdale. This adventure has not let me down yet with the introduction of our newest friends, Marshmallow & S’more. I met these donkeys when our […]

Ride Along

Taking a Ride Along with Chad E. Harris is like being in a car chase. When I think of Ride Along, I think of one of those 1990’s movies of the good cop/bad cop. Not sure why, maybe there is a movie title with the same name. In my version of a ride along, not […]

Rockdale Saturdays

Chad Everett Harris, Ford Raptor, The Garden Gates, Oasis Horticultural Service, Ford Raptor, Rockdale Texas

I have a lot of time on my hands while I work on a project in Rockdale, Texas. Some of you may ask the question, where is Rockdale? I did too. Rockdale is about 60 miles east of Austin, Texas. It is a small town with about 5500 people that live here. Some have asked, […]

New Orleans Care Package

I left New Orleans 4 weeks ago with 3 pairs of pants, 3 shirts and a laptop to move to Rockdale, Texas to work on a project building the largest high speed data center in the world. I have enjoyed the adventure and the people of Rockdale have made my experience incredible. I did give […]